Taxon  Report   231 
Allium sanbornii  Alph. Wood  var. sanbornii 
Sanborn's allium, Sanborn's onion
Allium sanbornii var. sanbornii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and to Oregon.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Allium sanbornii var. sanbornii
© 1997 Dean Wm. Taylor
Allium sanbornii var. sanbornii
© 2010 Sean B. Smith
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3.4 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ALLIACEAE   (PLANTS: LILIACEAE)
Genus: Allium
Parent Record Allium sanbornii.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Allium sanbornii var. sanbornii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ALSAS)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 29, 2014).

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